Buying your first Kelowna home is a very exciting time. You have probably been looking forward to the day you begin the process of finding your first Kelowna home. For many, this time is not stressful. On the flip side, it can be very stressful without the right tools! In order to ensure this process is as smooth as possible, avoid making these mistakes as a first time home buyer.
Working on your own
The process of purchasing a Kelowna home is very complex. If you are unaware of how this process works as a first time home buyer, it can be a daunting task. The best thing you can do to ensure this process is as smooth as possible is to hire a Kelowna real estate agent. A Kelowna real estate agent is working with your best interest in mind. As this is your first time purchasing a home, you want to ensure that you understand everything in order to close your sale.
Not getting pre-approved
We highly recommend as a first time home buyer you get pre-approved for a mortgage. Getting pre-approved for a mortgage will show you exactly what range you need to stay within. The worst thing that could happen would be you begin this process only to find out that you do not qualify for a mortgage. For more reasons on why you should get pre-approved, check out why should I get pre-approved for a mortgage?
Purchasing items before finding your Kelowna home
Furnishing your first Kelowna home can be hard. You will not know exactly what you need until you have closed your first home. This can make purchasing furniture and items very difficult. We understand this can be a very exciting time and also very expensive. So, we have made things a bit easier for you. Check out decorating your first Kelowna home for 3 great tips!
If you are ready to begin the process of purchasing your first Kelowna home, contact Quincy Vrecko and Associates. We are a team of professionals ready to assist you in this exciting time of your life. On top of giving you expert advice and guiding you through the process, we want to ensure you, as a first time home buyer, are as comfortable as possible during this process. Contact one of our real estate agents today 1-778-760-2860!